46.4002 Robbery in the first degree.

Cite as [A.S.C.A. § 46.4002]

(a) A person commits the crime of robbery in the first degree when he forcibly steals property and in the course of it he, or another participant in the crime:

(1) causes serious physical injury to any person;

(2) is armed with a deadly weapon;

(3) uses or threatens the immediate use of a dangerous instrument against any person;

(4) displays or threatens the use of what reasonably appears to any person present to be a deadly weapon or dangerous instrument; or

(5) commits the crime at night.

(b) Robbery in the first degree is a class A felony.

History: 1979, PL 16-43 § 2.

Research Guide: MCC 569.020, 15 ASC 941.